Paharis to get reservation, but no cut in quota of Gujjars, Bakerwals: Manoj Sinha

The Gujjar and Bakerwal are on a 500-km-long foot march for protection of their rights under the Scheduled Tribe status and oppose inclusion of Pahari community in the ST status.

16 Nov 2022

Major show of strength by Apni Party in Jammu and Kashmir

About 10,000-15000 people attended the rally held at Sheri Kashmir Cricket Stadium in Srinagar.

14 Nov 2022

Meet the Srinagar doctors behind 'Apparel for Poor'

A bunch of doctors and MBBS students based in Srinagar reach out to the needy every winter, collecting warm clothes to help them tide over the harsh weather conditions in the Valley.

13 Nov 2022

In a first, J&K terror victims get reserved seats in MBBS, BDS

The third priority is for wards of victims with permanent disabilities and serious injury caused by militant operations. 

09 Nov 2022

For now, FATF relief for Pakistan may not impact Jammu and Kashmir

Former Northern command chief Lt Gen (Retd) Deependra Singh Hooda told this newspaper that he does not think it (removal of Pakistan from grey list) will have any impact on J&K situation.

07 Nov 2022

Srinagar Diary

Agriculture Attache MASHAV at Israel’s embassy in India, Yair Eshel visited Jammu and Kashmir recently and visited three farms in Jammu region.

07 Nov 2022

ED attaches jailed separatist leader’s house in Srinagar

The house, worth Rs 21.80 lakh, is located at Botshah Colony of Sanat Nagar.

05 Nov 2022

PIL for Hindi as official language in Jammu and Kashmir rejected

On Hindi Diwas in September this year, Home Minister Amit Shah had said Hindi should be made as an national language of India as it unites the whole country in a thread of unity. 

04 Nov 2022

Mother of 3 becomes J&K’s first female e-rickshaw driver

Seema Devi a mother of three teenagers has been driving the e-rickshaw in Nagrota and its adjoining areas for the past four months.

03 Nov 2022

Kangris keep Srinagar’s child’s hopes alive 

As the boys of his age study and play, a Srinagar boy, a class 5th student, is living a life in distress and abject poverty.

31 Oct 2022

Gujjars, Bakerwals join hands to oppose ST status to Paharis in J&K

Gujjar and Bakerwals with a population of over 2 million, he said, were notified as Schedule Tribe in the erstwhile J&K state in 1991 after a struggle of four decades.

29 Oct 2022

On J&K merger day, Rajnath aims for PoK

Rajnath said that J&K and Ladakh are on the path of progress and development and touching new heights after Article 370 revocation on August 5, 2019.

28 Oct 2022

Hurriyat leader may switch to mainstream politics in J&K

Before Article 370 revocation, authorities used to place Bilal under house arrest at his Sanat Nagar residence while his brother Sajad used to be a free man.

27 Oct 2022

Targeted killings trigger fear, Kashmiri Pandits leave Valley

Kashmir Pandit Sangarsh Samiti (KPSS) president Sanjay Tickoo told TNIE that nine non-migrant Pandit families living in Chowdari Gund area of Shopian in south Kashmir left for Jammu on Monday. 

26 Oct 2022

Kashmiri Muslim potter makes 16,000 diyas this Diwali

Mohammed Umar said that he received a bulk order of 16,000 diyas for this Diwali festive season.

25 Oct 2022